Michael Brüssing (Austria)

Viola da Gamba

After studying at the Hochschule für Musik in Stuttgart he studied violoncello and viola da gamba in Vienna and gained his viola da gamba diploma in Trossingen (Ph. Pierlot). Apart from his own Esterházy Ensemble he is member of several other early music groups. He has made several recordings and appeared in Europe, USA, South America and Asia, performing solo as well as ensemble and orchestral music mostly of 16th to 18th century. He teaches in Vienna and Switzerland and at courses all over Europe. Since 2006 he teaches viola da gamba and baroque cello at the Academy of Early Music of the Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic.

See also on: www.violadagamba.co.at

About the class:

Focus is Music for 2 viols (Schenck, Kühnel, Ste. Colombe, Locke and others), but also solo literature and Viol Consort

Maximum number of students: 10

Teaching languages: German, English, French


aktivní účastníci / active participants

  1. Adam Pospíšil
  2. Jakub Michl
  3. Hana Ctiborová
  4. Rebecca Lefevre
  5. Adorján Balász
  6. Zuzana Virglerová
  7. Benjamin Bartl
  8. Michal Raitmajer
  9. Malachai Bandy
  10. Eva Lymenstull
  11. Kateřina Raitmajerová (pasivní)
  12. Pavel Drbal
  13. Annabeth Shirley
  14. Magdalena Malá
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